- (of two liquids) mutually soluble in all proportions.
- soluble in each of two or more conjugate liquids.
- of or relating to two partially miscible liquids capable of becoming totally miscible under certain conditions.
Origin of consolute
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- (of two or more liquids) mutually soluble in all proportions
- (of a substance) soluble in each of two conjugate liquids
- of or concerned with the particular state in which two partially miscible liquids become totally miscible
Word Origin for consolute
C20: from Late Latin consolūtus, from Latin con- together + solvere to dissolve
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